Monthly Archives: March 2016

Income matters

Facing retirement with an annual income shortfall of £12,600! The UK’s mass affluent investors[1] face an average annual income shortfall of £12,610 in retirement. This jumps to a staggering £28,000 shortfall among the mass affluent millennial population, according to the

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Enter the dragon

Views from investment company managers on China The Chinese New Year, also known as ‘Spring Festival’ in China, is China’s most important traditional festival. The 2016 Chinese New Year, ‘The Year of the Monkey’, commenced on Monday 8 February. Monkeys

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Stamp duty new rules

Who are the winners and losers? The new stamp duty rules set out in Budget 2016 take effect on 1 April 2016. For those buyers funding the purchase of a new home with the sale of an existing home, if

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Changes to the non-dom tax regime

Rebasing offshore assets to their market value at 6 April 2017 Non-domiciled individuals who are UK resident for more than 15 out of 20 years will become deemed domiciled for all tax purposes from April 2017. Those who become deemed

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